Students should contact the departmental representative with course-related questions.

Russian Practicum

Director:
Dr. Alla A. Smyslova
708 Hamilton
212-854-8155
as2157@columbia.edu

Language courses provide an opportunity to students who may wish to accelerate their study of Russian, Russian literature, and Russian culture and cinema.

Tuition

Russian Practicum courses are offered at a special flat tuition rate. For details, visit the Tuition & Fees page for your admissions category:

Summer 2015

Slavic Languages

Russian Language

  • RUSS S1101F. Beginning Russian, I. 4 pts.
    Runs from the week of Jun 01 to Jul 02

    Designed to develop all four skills: speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Taken with RUSS S1102R, equivalent to full-year elementary course.Language Resource Center Fee: $15.00

  • RUSS S1102R. Beginning Russian, II. 4 pts.
    Runs from the week of Jul 06 to Jul 31

    Prerequisites: One semester of college-level Russian, or the equivalent, and the instructor's permission.

    Continuation of RUSS S1101H.Language Resource Center Fee: $15.00

  • RUSS S1201H. Intermediate Russian, I. 4 pts.
    Runs from the week of Jun 08 to Jul 02

    Prerequisites: Two semesters of college-level Russian, or the equivalent and the instructor's permission.

    Builds upon skills acquired at introductory level. Emphasis on speaking, reading, writing, and grammar review. Taken with RUSS S1202R, equivalent to full-year intermediate course.Language Resource Center Fee: $15.00

  • RUSS S1202R. Intermediate Russian, II. 4 pts.
    Runs from the week of Jul 06 to Jul 31

    Prerequisites: Three semesters of college-level Russian, or the equivalent, and the instructor's permission.

    Continuation of RUSS S1201H.Language Resource Center Fee: $15.00

  • RUSS S4333H. Advanced Russian, I. 4 pts.
    Runs from the week of Jun 08 to Jul 02

    Prerequisites: At least four semesters of college-level Russian or the equivalent and the instructor's permission.

    Curriculum evolves according to needs and interests of the students. Emphasis on conversation and composition, reading and discussion of selected texts and videotapes; oral reports required. Conducted entirely in Russian.Language Resource Center Fee: $15.00

  • RUSS S4334R. Advanced Russian, II. 4 pts.
    Runs from the week of Jul 06 to Jul 31

    Prerequisites: Five semesters of college-level Russian, or the equivalent, and the instructor's permission.

    Continuation of RUSS S4333H.Language Resource Center Fee: $15.00

  • The University reserves the right to withdraw or modify the courses of instruction or to change the instructors as may become necessary.